Monthly Archives: April 2014

Did Chuck Smith Predict That the Rapture Would Come in 1981

Apocalyptic literature and teaching has always been very popular. When I was in my Teens and 20’s I was a regular attendee of Calvary Chapel Costa Mesa and people are always telling me, “Chuch Smith said that Christ would return … Continue reading

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1 John 5:7-8 KJV Teaching the Traditions of Men.

I do not usually post articles written by another author, but this issue is too important to ignore or dismiss offhandedly. Over forty years ago as a young teenager in a Trinitarian church I was strongly encouraged to be orthodox … Continue reading

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Judaism and the Origins of Christianity HIS 155 Lecture 1.4

Originally posted on Henry Abramson:
Synagoga, Notre Dame de Paris (19th c.). Source: Wikimedia Commons. Born in turbulent times, Christianity emerged from its intensely Jewish roots to become the official religion of the Roman Empire within a remarkably brief period…

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Was Saul’s Name Changed To Paul?

The inspiration for this article came from one of our readers. Her question was, “When was Saul’s name changed to Paul?” A very good question and I hope to supply a good answer. First it should be noted that neither … Continue reading

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The Ten Lost Tribes of Israel Were Never Lost!

When I say that the Ten Lost Tribes of Israel were never lost, I mean exactly that, for the Bible teaches exactly that. I do not deny that in the year 732 BCE, the Assyrian king, Tiglath-Pileser III conquered the … Continue reading

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